twenty-fourth

adjective

Definition of twenty-fourth

 (Entry 1 of 2)

1 : being number 24 in a countable series the twenty-fourth day — see Table of Numbers
2 : being one of 24 equal parts into which something is divisible a twenty-fourth share of the money

twenty-fourth

noun
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Definition of twenty-fourth (Entry 2 of 2)

1 : number 24 in a countable series the twenty-fourth of the month
2 : the quotient of a unit divided by 24 : one of 24 equal parts of something one twenty-fourth of the total

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“Twenty-fourth.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/twenty-fourth. Accessed 19 Aug. 2022.

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